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What is the official name of the FGFRL1 gene?
The official name of this gene is “fibroblast growth factor receptor-like 1.”
FGFRL1 is the gene's official symbol. The FGFRL1 gene is also known by other names, listed below.
Read more about gene names and symbols on the About page.
What is the normal function of the FGFRL1 gene?
How are changes in the FGFRL1 gene related to health conditions?
Where is the FGFRL1 gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 4p16
Molecular Location on chromosome 4: base pairs 1,009,979 to 1,026,898
(Homo sapiens Annotation Release 107, GRCh38.p2) (
The FGFRL1 gene is located on the short (p) arm of chromosome 4 at position 16.
More precisely, the FGFRL1 gene is located from base pair 1,009,979 to base pair 1,026,898 on chromosome 4.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about FGFRL1?
You may also be interested in these resources, which are designed for genetics professionals and researchers.
What other names do people use for the FGFRL1 gene or gene products?
See How are genetic conditions and genes named? in the Handbook.
Where can I find general information about genes?
The Handbook provides basic information about genetics in clear language.
These links provide additional genetics resources that may be useful.
What glossary definitions help with understanding FGFRL1?
amino acid ; amino acid sequence ; cell ; cell proliferation ; differentiation ; domain ; evolution ; extracellular ; fibroblast ; gene ; gene product ; growth factor ; immunoglobulin ; kinase ; ligand ; monosomy ; proliferation ; protein ; receptor ; syndrome ; tissue ; transcript ; transmembrane ; tyrosine
You may find definitions for these and many other terms in the Genetics Home Reference Glossary.
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.
The resources on this site should not be used as a substitute for professional medical care or advice. Users seeking information about a personal genetic disease, syndrome, or condition should consult with a qualified healthcare professional. See How can I find a genetics professional in my area? in the Handbook.